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dc.contributor.advisorTownsend, Samuel F.
dc.contributor.authorHolt, Peter Barkalow
dc.descriptionvi, 15 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractWithin man's environment there are many more mutagens than man can possibly estimate. Within the last 25 years man himself has exploited one of the most powerful mutagens, high energy radiation, for both peaceful and military use. The potential use of an anti-mutagen against radiation and other mutagens are as numerous as the mutagens themselves. As mentioned in the introduction, M. G. Sevag found quinacrine hydrochloride to be effective in preventing the development of bacteria resistant to antibiotics. The purpose of this work is to extend the use of quinacrine to a more complex animal and effective mutagen, radiation.en_US
dc.description.abstractWith honors.
dc.publisherKalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Biology Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.titleThe Effect of Quinacrine upon the Formation of Recessive Lethals in Drosophilaen_US

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